Rockaway River

Some homeowners in Boonton, New Jersey say they fear their homes might fall into the Rockaway River after Hurricane Irene eroded the slope they are located on. (credit: CBS 2)

Boonton Residents Living On The Edge Look To Jersey City, FEMA For Help

A chunk of a Boonton slope was ravaged by the Rockaway River during Hurricane Irene and almost a year later, several homes are teetering on the edge. But no one is fixing the problem because the slope is owned by Jersey City.

05/23/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Flood Waters Force Residents In Wallington, NJ To Evacuate

Residents in Wallington said they received messages Tuesday morning that evacuations would take place. Some people struggled to make sense of flooding and shocked by the pure scale of the damage.

08/30/2011

New Jersey Flooding (credit: CBS 2)

Flood Waters Receding, But N.J. Residents Still Furious

As flood-prone areas of New Jersey began drying out Tuesday, angry residents of flooded areas called again on New Jersey’s leaders to do more to keep their roads and homes dry.

04/19/2011

Chopper 2HD over flooding in Wayne, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Flooding Continues In Parts Of Garden State

Forecasters said minor to moderate flooding will continue along the Passaic River at Pine Brook and Little Falls and the Rockaway River at Boonton until they begin to recede Tuesday.

04/18/2011